A school from the big island of Savai’i has rewritten schools rugby history.
Vaiola College has had its name etched in the rugby history books as the first team from Savai’i to be crowned Champions of Samoa Secondary Schools Rugby.
Their claim to the title followed their total domination on the pitch at St. Joseph’s College, Alafua Saturday afternoon.
The team blew their Upolu opponent, MaluaFou College, out of the water with a final score, 31-9. Vaiola showed an impressive show of dominance up front in the forward exchanges and also brilliant out wide, proving too good for their opponents.
Taking home the 16s Boys Championship title was Leififi College who defeated St. Joseph’s College 17-13.
For the U14’s champions is Wesley College who beat out St. Joseph’s College 23-20.
Finally, Leulumoega Fou College Girls won the U18s Division after three rounds of round robin play.
Vaiola College, Savaii
Runner Up: MaluaFou College
4th: Samoa College
Champions: Leififi College
Runner Up: St. Joesphs College
3rd: Malua Fou College
4th: Leulumoega- Fou College
Champions: Wesley College
Runner Up: St. Joespeh’s College
3rd: Chanel College
4th: Lefaga College
Champions: Leulumoega College
Runner Up: Savaii Sisfo College
3rd: Tausivi College
4th: Vaimauga College